The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world.
The World Bank Open Knowledge Repository collects, disseminates, and permanently preserves its intellectual output in digital form. Coverage: Varies by type of publication.
Included in the repository are World Bank books, development reports, policy research working papers, and numerous other studies and journal articles.
Subjects cover any topic/program given World Bank funding for research, including numerous publications on programs and issues.
Duke University's NGO Database may provide links to organization and/or activist websites that have information on your topic.
Selecting a region or subject is a good starting point for using this database. There is also a search box you can use.
The Polaris Project is "a leading international organization combating human trafficking and modern-day slavery."
Operated by the Polaris Project, the National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC) is "a national anti-trafficking hotline and resource center serving victims and survivors of human trafficking and the anti-trafficking community in the United States."
"The U.S. Fund for UNICEF supports UNICEF's work, and other efforts in support of the world's children, through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States.
UNICEF does whatever it takes to save and protect the world's most vulnerable children. Forty years ago, UNICEF figured out that promoting simple, low-cost interventions like hand washing and breastfeeding could save millions of lives. Undaunted by war or geography, UNICEF delivers."
The Blue Campaign is the unified voice for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) efforts to combat human trafficking. Working in collaboration with law enforcement, government, non-governmental and private organizations, the Blue Campaign strives to protect the basic right of freedom and to bring those who exploit human lives to justice. Through the Blue Campaign, DHS raises public awareness about human trafficking, leveraging partnerships to educate the public to recognize human trafficking and report suspected instances. To view all available Blue Campaign resources, please visit our resources page.
The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945 after the Second World War by 51 countries committed to maintaining international peace and security, developing friendly relations among nations, and promoting social progress, better living standards and human rights.